TGA Premier Youth Tennis Head and Assistant Coach Positions

TGA Premier Youth Tennis Head and Assistant Coach Positions

Job Title: Tennis Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches Needed

Job Description: TGA Premier Youth Tennis Head and Assistant Coach Positions

** We have several openings in the Berkeley and Jefferson County school systems.

The USTA Mid-Atlantic Section (USTA MAS), one of 17 sections of the United States Tennis Association, is a non-profit organization committed to promoting tennis by offering quality recreational and competitive programs for people of all ages and abilities. USTA MAS is looking for enthusiastic, experienced, and creative part-time tennis coaches to join our new exciting after school enrichment programs (TGA Premier Youth Tennis) in the Berkeley and Jefferson County areas. We offer competitive pay and the hour commitment ranges from 2-20 hours per week. Our after school programs are typically offered between 2pm-5pm weekdays. The pay scale is from $15-$25 per hour.

Position Overview

• Provide instruction on tennis fundamentals and the rules and etiquette of the sport
• Ensure that proper safety guidelines and standards are maintained
• Tennis coaches need to have mastery of basic tennis skills and be able to teach those skills to youth ages 5-12
• Must have a passion for tennis
• Must be good with working with children
• Reliable, energetic, strong communication skills, and organized
• Additional training (online and on-court) provided
• Previous tennis teaching experience preferred, but not required
• Knowledgeable about and able to teach 10U tennis using USTA-supported transition equipment
• PTR or USPTA certification a plus for head coach consideration, but not required
• US citizen, or hold a current work visa
• Compensation based on certifications and experience

Minimum Requirements:
• High school diploma or GED (head coach position only)
• Ability to perform the physical requirements of the position
• Dependable transportation to travel to sites and with space to carry tennis equipment
• Must pass a background check

To apply, please complete the online application at one of the following links based on the area you are interested in (you will need to make an account first):
• West Virginia: http://playtga.com/wv/employment/

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